|Mayor of Warwick|
|Preceded by||Lincoln Chafee|
January 16, 1965 |
Warwick, Rhode Island, U.S.
|Alma mater||Providence College
Roger Williams University
Avedisian represented Ward 1 in the Warwick City Council from 1990 to 2000, being reelected four times. He was first elected mayor in 2000, and has served since then. He is the youngest person ever elected as Mayor of Warwick and was the youngest person ever elected to the Warwick City Council.
Avedisian holds an undergraduate degree from Providence College and a Master of Public Administration degree from Roger Williams University. He also received an honorary degree from the New England Institute of Technology. He is of Armenian descent.
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- "Get to Know Scott". Scott Avedisian Website. Retrieved 29 April 2014.